Airbnb砸了巨款,成了奥运合作伙伴,想让运动员做网红?

sponsorship ['spɒnsəʃɪp] n. 赞助图片来源:视觉中国The International Olympic Committee is encouraging current and former Olympic athletes to sell personal experiences and access to their training regimes to fans via Airbnb.国际奥委会正鼓励现役和退役奥运运动员通过Airbnb向粉丝推销个人经历以及自己的训练方

2019-12-08 18:21:00

H&M现在成了二手市场的抢手货

eschew [ɪs'tʃuː] v. 避免;避开图片来源:视觉中国As fast-fashion giant H&M (HMb.ST) pushes more designer tie-ups, some consumers are eschewing the long lines outside stores to buy the looks in the fast-growing resale market.随着快时尚巨头H&M与更多的设计师展开合作,一些消费者不再在H&M门店外排长队,而是在快速

2019-12-07 18:43:00

新设计:Pinterest新功能大获好评,外媒说每个平台都该借鉴

feature ['fiːtʃə] n. 特征;特色;容貌图片来源:视觉中国Every social media company should copy Pinterest’s newest feature.每个社交媒体公司都应模仿Pinterest的最新功能。Twitter still can’t get its ongoing harassment problems under control. Facebook refuses to take a stand on protecting what’

2019-12-06 18:50:00

新研究:吃味精对健康有害?建议你看看最新的科普

misconception [mɪskən'sepʃ(ə)n] n. 误解;错觉;错误想法图片来源:视觉中国The myth that monosodium glutamate (MSG) is somehow bad for you is one of those food misconceptions that just. Won't. Die.味精对人体有害的说法是对食物存在的众多误解之一,它并不会致死。Objections to this chemical range from the vag

2019-12-05 18:53:00

新科技:人工智能发展的新方向-让AI怕死

fragility [frə'dʒɪlɪtɪ] n. 脆弱;易碎性图片来源:视觉中国Artificial intelligence is already making great strides forward, but taking it to the next level might require a more drastic approach. According to two researchers, we could try giving AI a sense of peril and th

2019-12-04 18:21:00

新设计:摩托罗拉竟又出手机,外媒说是折叠iPhone

sensation [senˈseɪʃən] n. 感觉;引起轰动的人或事物图片来源:MotorolaMotorola’s wild new Razr is here, and it’s basically a foldable iPhone.这就是摩托罗拉全新款Razr手机,基本上就是可折叠版的苹果手机。The first time I flip the Motorola Razr open, I hear the familiar snap as the clamshell phone unfolds

2019-12-03 19:22:00

新创意:真正的可降解塑料袋出现了,是用鱼做的

conventional[kən'venʃ(ə)n(ə)l] adj. 传统的;常见的This new packaging prototype looks like conventional plastic, but it’s actually made from fish waste and algae—and unlike plastic, if it escapes into the ocean, a fish could likely eat it safely. The material, c

2019-12-03 19:22:00

Prada和Adidas合作出鞋子,外媒给的名字过于喜感

venture ['ventʃə] n. 企业;经营项目图片来源:PradaItalian fashion house Prada and German sportswear giant Adidas are joining forces to produce a limited edition trainer and sailing shoe.意大利时尚品牌普拉达和德国运动服装品牌巨头阿迪达斯将联合生产一款限量版运动鞋和帆船鞋。It's the first time two of the most

2019-12-01 18:26:00

美国一女子一边吃麦当劳一边减肥90斤,惊呆了

portion [ˈpɔːʃn] n. 部分;(食物)一份Dieting doesn’t mean giving up your favorite food (but it does mean having a lot less of it).节食并不意味着要放弃你最喜欢的食物(但你确实会少吃很多)。A woman from Talladega, Ala., revealed how she lost more than 90 pounds without giving up her favorite f

2019-11-30 18:31:00

新设计:饮料瓶里的有害物质BPA终于能被去掉了!

endocrine ['endə(ʊ) krɪn] adj. 内分泌的图片来源:视觉中国Scientists and NGOs have been raising concerns since the 1980s over the presence of bisphenol A (BPA) in food and drink containers. 自20世纪80年代起,食品和饮料容器中的双酚A(BPA)就引起了科学家和非政府组织的关注。The industrial chemical, used to

2019-11-29 19:12:00

新研究:每周跑步50分钟或许最健康,别长别短

aerobic [eə'rəʊbɪk] adj. 需氧的图片来源:视觉中国It's free, requires no equipment and the scenery can be stunning – it's no wonder running is among the world's most popular sports.跑步是免费的,也不需要任何设备,而且(沿途的)景色可能还会十分优美,因此跑步是世界上最受欢迎的运动之一也就不足为奇了。The number of recreation

2019-11-28 18:25:00

新科技:科学家构想出新型量子电池,功能十分强大

blueprint ['bluːprɪnt] n. 蓝图;计划图片来源:视觉中国A team of scientists from the universities of Alberta and Toronto have laid out theblueprints for a "quantum battery" that never loses its charge.加拿大阿尔伯塔大学和多伦多大学的科学家团队为一种永远不会没电的“量子电池”制定了研发计划。To be clear, this bat

2019-11-27 18:07:00

新设计:男女差别在缩小,女性品牌纷纷开始赚男人钱

norm  [nɔːm]  n. 标准,规范As gender norms shift, ‘women’s brands’ are going after a new demo: men.随着性别常规的转变,“女性品牌”正瞄准新的客户群体:男性。When designers Monica Zwirner and Lucy Wallace Eustice launched their women’s handbag startup, MZ Wallace, in 2000, they spent a lot

2019-11-26 18:36:00

新创意:这家公司用温室气体做伏特加,碳足迹为负!

equivalent  [ɪ'kwɪv(ə)l(ə)nt]  n. 等价物This carbon-negative vodka is made from captured CO2.这种负碳伏特加(碳排放为负值,也就是说,生产时产生的碳要低于消耗的碳)是用采集的二氧化碳制成的。A new brand of vodka from a startup called Air Co. is made from captured CO2 instead of yeast—and making a bottle of

2019-11-26 18:36:00

一词:用纸瓶子装啤酒?食品业的环保新招越来越魔幻

prototype ['prəʊtətaɪp] n. 原型图片来源:视觉中国Carlsberg is getting closer to its goal of selling beer in paper bottles.嘉士伯公司即将实现用纸瓶子装啤酒的目标。The Danish beer company revealed two new recyclable prototypes of the sustainably-sourced wood fiber bottle it hopes to eve

2019-11-24 18:15:00

一词:星巴克又被自己的员工告了,这次告的是:歧视白人???

lawsuit ['lɔːsjuːt] n. 诉讼图片来源:视觉中国A former regional manager for Starbucks filed a lawsuit against the coffee giant, arguing that she was fired from her position because she is white following the arrests of two black men in a Philadelphia store last year

2019-11-23 21:16:00

Lady Gaga又要演电影了,这次讲的是Gucci家的黑暗历史

assassination [əˌsæsɪˈneɪʃn] n. 暗杀图片来源:视觉中国Lady Gaga is returning to the big screen after her incredible performance in A Star Is Born.嘎嘎小姐在《一位明星的诞生》这部电影中的表现非常出色,在这之后,她要重返大银幕了。The singer-songwriter has just booked a role in Ridley Scott's upcoming film a

2019-11-22 19:37:00

一词:可口可乐又被评为全球最大污染品牌了

audit ['ɔːdɪt] n./v. 审计图片来源:视觉中国Once again, Coca-Cola, Nestlé, and PepsiCo are the world’s worst plastic pollution contributors, according to a recent global audit. 最近的一次全球审查显示,可口可乐、雀巢和百事可乐公司再次成为全球塑料污染最严重的企业。This marks Coca-Cola’s second consecutive year

2019-11-22 19:37:00

一词:吃素真的就健康吗?不,这些坏处先搞清楚

stringent ['strɪn(d)ʒ(ə)nt] adj. 严格的;严厉的图片来源:视觉中国It's becoming more popular to eat meat-free at least part of the time.现在越来越流行吃素,至少在部分时间里吃素。While about 4% of Americans are full-time vegetarians, with about half of those also vegan, a recent poll by the

2019-11-21 19:23:00

一词:新研究:一个人吃饭对精神不好,还容易得病

solo ['səʊləʊ] n. 独奏 adj.单独的图片来源:视觉中国Surveys indicate that a third of Britons regularly eat on their own. OpenTable, an online restaurant booking app, found that solo dining in New York increased by 80% between 2014 and 2018. 调查显示,三分之一的英国人经常一个人吃饭。线上餐厅预定应

2019-11-19 18:47:00